Friday, September 28, 2007
The Candy Gram: Michelle L'Amour
In our ongoing Q&A series --"The Candy Gram"-- we ask the same quirky questions of burlesque's various performers. If you want to be added to the mix, drop us a line at kellydinardo AT gmail DOT com. Today, say hello to the ass that goes pow -- Michelle L'Amour.
What is your hometown?
A suburb of Chicago - Orland Park
How long have you been interested in burlesque/performing?
I've been interested in performing since I was 15. I didn't stumble upon burlesque until after college.
How many pairs of pasties do you own?
Off the top of my head, maybe 10.
What are your three favorite songs to perform to?
I LOVE the A Great Effect from The Graduate, Cool Stuff and Lament.
What three items could you not live without as a performer?
Glitter, double sided tape, and feathers (boas, fans etc)
Who had the biggest influence on your career?
Mr. Franky Vivid
Who is your favorite burly queen?
Oh my, there are so many good ones. I really love Sally Rand and Lili St. Cyr
What is your favorite item of clothing?
An assless girdle/garter belt. It's such a nice surprise when I turn around.
What's the last movie you saw?
My Girl Friday
What's on your must-see-TV list?
Kathy Griffin - Life on the D-List, Entourage
What book is on your nightstand?
Twilight by Katherine Mosby
If you could go anywhere for vacation, where would you go?
Vacation?? I'm not sure what you mean.
If you could have any superpower, which one would you want? Why?
Tele-porting - airports are for pussies :-)
Satisfy your appetite for more Candy Grams: Margaret Cho, Miss Dirty Martini,Princess Farhana, Miss Delirium Tremens, Paris Green, Jo Boobs, Jack Midnight, Heidi Von Haught, Diamond Minx, The Titillation Twins, Scratch, Creamy Stevens and Gina Louise.